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Dorset’s Tutankhamun Exhibition Celebrates its 30th Birthday

Thursday, May 25th, 2017

The Tutankhamun Exhibition in Dorchester, Dorset, is celebrating its 30th Birthday this week. This spectacular re-creation of Tutankhamun’s tomb and treasures was the first exhibition of its kind in the world. Since opening in April 1987, it has been internationally acclaimed and has given birth and inspiration to many other exhibitions on Tutankhamun that have… Read more »

Your Guide to Dorchester Carnival 2017

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

The Dorchester Carnival is on ….and the date for your diary this year is Saturday 17th June 2017. The theme this year is “A Night at the Movies” so here is your opportunity to don your favourite Hollywood film star costume and take part in the carnival fun. Starting at 3.15pm on Saturday there will be… Read more »

Melbury Gallery Wins National Award!

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

Congratulations to Melbury Gallery who have received a national award for ‘Best Gift Retailer of Jewellery and Fashion Accessories 2017′ on 4th May in a fantastic ceremony at Grosvenor House Hotel in Park Lane, London organised by Progressive Gifts Magazine. It was such an enjoyable day! ‘We honestly didn’t expect to win’ said owner Thelma… Read more »